CalvinandHobbesFan

CalvinandHobbesFan

Favorite films

  • Die Hard
  • Good Will Hunting
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  • The Shawshank Redemption

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  • The Born Losers

    ★★★

  • Thanksgiving

    ★★★½

  • A Man Called Otto

    ★★★★

  • The Hangover

    ★★★★½

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  • The Born Losers

    The Born Losers

    ★★★

    When I say they don’t make movies like this anymore, I mean it both as a positive and negative in this case. It has a very distinct sleazy 1960s flavor to it that makes it very different from movies today. However, the sleaze also makes for a movie that I don’t necessarily want to watch again. There’s just too much rape and sexual violence for my personal enjoyment. There’s some cool moments and I like Billy Jack as a character but I don’t love the film as a whole.

  • Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving

    ★★★½

    My dad and I like to watch slasher films together and one of our favorites is Scream. Every time we get a movie that looks similar to Scream we immediately put it on our watchlist. Thankfully, we both really enjoyed this film. It’s got all the violence you’d want from this type of slasher film with a fun whodunnit aspect. It knows it has a silly premise and the movie leans into it which allows for a good time. The…

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  • Top Gun: Maverick

    Top Gun: Maverick

    ★★★★★

    Since I’ve never loved the original Top Gun I wasn’t as exited for this movie as some people. I ended up loving this way more than I thought I would. The aerial fights are fantastic and exiting, the score is nostalgic and powerful, and the characters are compelling.

     I loved the dynamic between Maverick and Rooster as Rooster resents Maverick for what happened to his father and Maverick doesn’t want to be responsible for another death. They both learn to…

  • Pulp Fiction

    Pulp Fiction

    ★★★★★

    What can I say about this movie that hasn’t already been said? It’s quotable, unique, and has lively, interesting characters. It’s one of the greatest films of all time.

    Quality: A+